Overall Health Index

People Index

81

88.4% of the residents in 04492 has health insurance.

Provider Index

24

There are about 5 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04492.

Hospital Index

91

The average hospital rating near 04492 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

2

Residents in 04492 travel 40.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

81

88.4% of the residents in 04492 has health insurance.

Provider Index

24

There are about 5 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04492.

Hospital Index

91

The average hospital rating near 04492 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

2

Residents in 04492 travel 40.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04492 - Waite, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04492 - Waite, ME is 49, ranking 16,860 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 167 residents live in 04492 - Waite, ME with a median age of 44.6 years. 26.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 25.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 60.6 percent of the residents in 04492 is currently married, and 11.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 8.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 1.6 percent of the population living in 04492 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04492 is $3,438. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04492 - Waite, ME is approximately $494. That means the residents typically spend about 14.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.7 percent of the population in 04492 - Waite, ME drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 41.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 23.3 percent of the residents in 04492 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.39 members with about 1.7 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 04492 - Waite, Maine do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

62.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 39.5 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04492 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04492 - Waite, ME would have to travel an average of 23 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Calais Regional Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04492 - Waite, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04492 - Waite, ME

Gender (%)04492MEUSA
Male4548.949.3
Female5551.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04492 - Waite, ME

Race (%)04492MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White98.294.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native1.80.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04492 - Waite, ME

Income (%)04492MEUSA
Under $25,00020.416.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99945.523.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99928.120.418.3
$75,000 to $99,9993.61513.7
$100,000 and More2.424.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04492 - Waite, ME

Livability04492MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,4384,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)4949011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)14.420.421.9

Education in 04492 - Waite, ME

Education Level(%)04492MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education8.92.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma15.45.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent35.83327.5
Some College, No Degree2219.821
Associate's Degree7.39.78.2
Bachelor's Degree8.918.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree1.610.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04492

81

The People Index in 04492 is 81, ranking 6,268 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04492 - Waite, ME

An estimate of 88.4 percent of all residents in 04492 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04492 - Waite, ME who have health insurance is 88.4 percent. 30.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 28.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 0 percent of the population buy their insurance directly. Residents who need health insurance can purchase insurance at The U.S. government healthcare website.

An estimate 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 85 percent of the residents who make under $25,000 have some form of health insurance.

The Kaiser Family Foundation developed the Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator to estimate health insurance premiums and subsidies for people buying health insurance on their own in health insurance Marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Percent Insured in 04492 - Waite, ME

Insurance Type (%)04492MEUSA
No Insurance11.6912.2
Public Insurance62.337.633
Private Insurance39.567.666.7

Insurance Types in 04492 - Waite, ME

Insurance Type (%)04492MEUSA
Employer Insurance28.144.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance05.66.2
Medicare64.84.6
Medicaid30.513.314.2
TRICARE1.23.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04492 - Waite, ME

Income (%)04492MEUSA
Under $25,000858682
$25,000 to $49,999918784
$50,000 to $74,9991008988
$75,000 to $99,999679391
$100,000 and More509593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04492 - Waite, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000158518
$25,000 to $49,99998222
$50,000 to $74,99901987
$75,000 to $99,99933670
$100,000 and More50050

Insurance Rate by Age in 04492 - Waite, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04492MEUSA
Under 181009494
Adults (18-64 years)808784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04492 - Waite, ME

Disability Type04492MEUSA
Any Disability22.215.912.5
Hearing Disability11.453.5
Vision Disability353.5
Cognitive Disability5.82.31.3
Ambulatory Disability10.77.87
Self-Care Disability3.11.40.9
Independent Living Disability2.46.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04492

24

The Provider Index in 04492 - Waite, ME is 24, ranking 25,068 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04492 - Waite, ME

For the 44 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04492 - Waite, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 42 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04492 - Waite, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04492MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents114038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6501828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04492

91

The Hospital Index in 04492 - Waite, ME is 91, ranking 2,958 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04492 - Waite, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Calais Regional Hospital234/5
Penobscot Valley Hospital413/5
Down East Community Hospital454/5
Millinocket Regional Hospital554/5
Average Hospital40.83.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04492

2

The Travel Index in 04492 - Waite, ME is 2, ranking 32,328 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04492 - Waite, ME

14 percent of residents in 04492 - Waite, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.7 cars per household in 04492 - Waite, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.39 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 40.8 miles. 04492 - Waite, ME ranks 31,195 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Calais Regional Hospital with a distance of 23 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04492 - Waite, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04492MEUSA
No Cars37.28.7
1 Car4133.832.9
2 Cars434037.3
3 Cars1013.514.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04492 - Waite, ME

Travel Method (%)04492MEUSA
Driving Solo73.978.576.6
Driving with One Person10.987.1
Driving with Two People8.711.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk03.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04492 - Waite, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Calais Regional Hospital23
Penobscot Valley Hospital41
Down East Community Hospital45

Work Travel Time in 04492 - Waite, ME

Average Travel Time04492MEUSA
Less than 10 min.34.927.923.3
10 to 14 min.015.415.3
15 to 19 min.713.714.6
20 to 24 min.06.66.4
25 to 29 min.011.313.7
30 to 34 min.1432.9
35 to 44 min.9.310.712
45 to 59 min.11.64.26.2
60 or more min.23.32.22.7
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